Bend, Oregon Population 2022

103,686
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Bend is a city located in Deschutes County Oregon. Bend has a 2020 population of 103,686. It is also the county seat of Deschutes County. Bend is currently growing at a rate of 2.22% annually and its population has increased by 4.55% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 99,178 in 2010.

The average household income in Bend is $88,880 with a poverty rate of 10.12%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,374 per month, and the median house value is $415,100. The median age in Bend is 38.9 years, 37.6 years for males, and 39.9 years for females.

Bend Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Bendwas:

  • White: 91.29%
  • Two or more races: 4.37%
  • Asian: 1.77%
  • Other race: 1.37%
  • Black or African American: 0.65%
  • Native American: 0.53%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.02%
The current population of Bend, Oregon is 103,686 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 99,178.

Bend, Oregon Population 2022

2021 and 2022 population is estimated by projecting the 2019 numbers.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2010157,7420.00%
2011159,6601,9181.20%
2012161,3591,6991.05%
2013165,2993,9402.38%
2014169,5124,2132.49%
2015174,2464,7342.72%
2016180,6666,4203.55%
2017186,7446,0783.25%
2018191,9055,1612.69%
2019197,6925,7872.93%
2020203,4795,7872.84%
2021209,2665,7872.77%

Bend Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White88,57991.29%
Black or African American6310.65%
American Indian and Alaska Native5120.53%
Asian1,7181.77%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander240.02%
Some Other Race1,3301.37%
Two or More Races4,2384.37%
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Bend Population by Race

Bend Population Pyramid 2022

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Bend Median Age

39.5


Total

38.2


Male

40.4


Female

Bend Adults

There are 76,046 adults, (16,343 of whom are seniors) in Bend.

Bend Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

27.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Bend Sex Ratio

Female

49,952

51.48%

Male

47,080

48.52%

Bend Population by Age

Bend Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Bend Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married76.9%23.1%
All59.6%40.4%
Male52.1%47.9%
Non Family42.2%57.8%
Female42.1%57.9%

59.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Bend Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All39,8422.4259.6
Married19,4453.0176.9
Male2,0153.3352.1
Female3,3803.0942.1
Non Family15,0021.3842.2

2.94

Average Family Size

2.42

Average Household Size

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Bend Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,1661.68%
9th to 12th Grade2,0282.92%
High School Graduate12,20517.55%
Some College16,28723.42%
Associates Degree6,6249.52%
Bachelors Degree18,87927.14%
Graduate Degree12,36517.78%
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Bend Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Bend Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Other Race834742453
Asian1,1811,043560
White61,01658,84128,341
2+ Races2,4722,469958
Hispanic4,9164,1271,381
Native American511434102
Black30829349
Islander2424

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 54.32%.

Bend Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,801$46,619$33,959
Less Than 9th Grade$27,511$28,657$26,593
High School Graduate$30,566$32,616$25,891
Some College$33,134$40,966$25,812
Bachelors Degree$46,788$59,715$40,173
Graduate Degree$67,418$80,963$56,949

$39,801

Average Earnings

$46,619

Average Male

$33,959

Average Female

Bend Earnings by Educational Attainment

Bend Language by Age

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Bend Language

91.62% of Bend residents speak only English, while 8.38% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.31% of the population.

Bend Language

Bend Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black60413722.68%
Hispanic8,6311,06612.35%
Asian1,69619811.67%
White82,2878,1619.92%
Native512183.52%
Other269NaN%
Multiple4,1783869.24%

10.12%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.85%

Male Poverty Rate

11.32%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bend

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bend is Black, with 22.68% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bend is Multiple, with 9.24% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.65%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.94%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.08%.

Bend Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade20.67%
High School16.23%
Some College9.18%
Bachelors or Greater4.42%

Bend Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed5.18%
Male Unemployed18.22%
Female Employed6.40%
Female Unemployed16.89%

Bend Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Bend Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$67,973$96,236
Families$85,853$116,840
Married Families$98,267-
Non Families$42,277$55,405
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Income by Household Type

Bend Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

52.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.7%

Male Marriage Rate

51.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Bend Married by Age and Sex

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Bend Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Bend Marital Status by Race

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Bend Marital Status

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5,526

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War814
First Gulf War1,018
Vietnam2,262
Korea402
World War II261

Bend Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34283
35 to 541,205
55 to 64633
65 to 741,662
75+1,743

Bend Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White5,1547.39%
Black6015.19%
Native American336.45%
Asian704.77%
Other Race626.40%
2+ Races1475.22%
Hispanic731.24%

Bend Veterans by Race

Bend Veterans by Education

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7.45%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.87%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bend Veterans by Education

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67.9%

Labor Force Participation

64.8%

Employment Rate

4.4%

Unemployment Rate

Bend Employment by Age

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Bend Employment by Race

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Bend Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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36.09%

Born in Bend

94.97%

Native Born

5.03%

Foreign Born

2.25%

Non Citizen

2.78%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

94.97% of Bend residents were born in the United States, with 36.09% having been born in Oregon. 2.25% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Bend Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19105360.00%
19205,4154,87926.02%
19308,8483,4335.03%
194010,0211,1731.25%
195011,4091,3881.31%
196011,9365270.45%
197013,7101,7741.40%
198017,2633,5532.33%
199020,4693,2061.72%
200052,02931,5609.78%
201076,63924,6103.95%
201178,8932,2542.94%
201281,1472,2542.86%
201383,4012,2542.78%
201485,6552,2542.70%
201587,9092,2542.63%
201690,1632,2542.56%
201792,4172,2542.50%
201894,6712,2542.44%
201996,9252,2542.38%
202099,1782,2532.32%
2021101,4322,2542.27%
2022103,6862,2542.22%

Bend Population by Year